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What does BMS stand for?

BMS stands for Bone Marrow Suppression


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During their stay in the hospital, investigations revealed that they were suffering from bone marrow suppression which caused severe reduction of white cell counts and platelets in most of these patients.
Unfortunately, as Lassen (a colleague of Bjorn Ibsen's) and colleagues reported in 1956, prolonged use of nitrous oxide could cause bone marrow suppression, and even fatal aplastic anemia.
When you deliver chemotherapy in the standard fashion, you have to wait three to four weeks between cycles before you can treat patients again because of the bone marrow suppression and the low blood cell counts that result," explains Gwynn Long, assistant professor of medicine.